Camera Link (1)

First, you need to know the clock speed of the camera, as different frequencies can affect the cable length.
With Camera Link Base, the max cable length is 10m, regardless of the clock speed.

For the other camera link modes, (Medium, Full, 80-bit), the max length at 85 Mhz is 5m, at 66 Mhz is 7m and at 40 Mhz is 10m.

Please note that the max. cable length may vary from cable to cable. BitFlow recommends cables purchased from the following companies

CEI, 3M, Hewtech, Intercon1

Category: Camera Link

CoaXPress (1)

CXP has several different speeds (data rates) and these determine the length of cable required.

For CXP1 or CXP 2.5 or CXP3, the max cable length is 105m
For CXP6 or CXP12, the max cable length is 40m

Category: CoaXPress